How to Send an Animated GIF in a Text Message on an iPhone 7

The Messages app received a lot of new features with the iOS 10 update, including the ability to send animated GIF files via text message or iMessage. Animated GIF files are a special type of image file that can cycle between multiple image “frames” to show movement. There is a special section in the Messages […]

How to Download a Netflix TV Show Episode to Your iPhone

One of the biggest complaints from Netflix users used to be the inability to watch content offline, but that complaint has now been alleviated. iPhone Netflix users can now download videos directly to their iPhones, which they can then view without being connected to the Internet. Our guide below will show you how to download […]

How to Make the Apple Watch Screen Brighter

The battery on your Apple Watch is able to last a couple of days with normal usage. This average usage time can vary, depending upon a number of different factors. One of these factors is the brightness of the screen. Powering the illumination of the screen is one of the more battery-intensive activities for almost […]

How to Use the Reading List in Safari on Your iPhone 7

You probably encounter Web page links in a number of different ways throughout the day. They can come via email, in social media, or simply as you enter search terms into Google. You might want to read a lot of the information that these links contain, but there are only so many hours in a […]

How to View Pictures in Emails on Your iPhone 7

Many of the emails that you receive in your inbox are probably some kind of newsletter or advertisement. These types of emails will typically include pictures, and these pictures are usually stored on the Web server of the company that is sending the email. But if you can’t see those images in the emails, then […]

How to Prioritize an App Update on an iPhone 7

Using the automatic app update feature on your iPhone will typically do a good job of spreading out your app updates. This means that you won’t often encounter a situation where you are unable to use an app because it is queued up to receive an update. But that situation can still arise, which might […]

How Can I Stop My iPhone Apps From Updating Automatically?

It is not at all uncommon to have 100 apps on your iPhone. There are a lot of apps that are installed on your device by default, and there are so many useful apps that are so easy to download, that you will eventually think nothing of trying out a new app. You can read […]

How to Draw on a Picture on an iPhone 7

Several social media and image editing apps on the iPhone allow you to draw on your pictures. This can be a fun way to modify pictures and share them with friends or family, but you might have situations where you would like to draw on your iPhone pictures without using one of those third-party methods. […]

How to Save a Picture as a PDF on an iPhone

The pictures that you take with your iPhone are saved as image files by default. You can send these in text messages, attach them to emails, upload them to Dropbox, and otherwise interact with them in a number of different ways. But occasionally you might need to put an iPhone picture into a different format, […]

How to Enable the “On My iPhone” Option in the iPhone 7 Notes App

Many of the more common types of email accounts that you can configure on your iPhone will include an option to sync notes to the device. If you create a note and save it under that email account, then it will sync with your account. While the ability to sync notes can be convenient, you […]